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Embracing Talent!

Embracing Talent!


Age: 14-19

Duration: 1

Industry: Education/Teaching

Application deadline: 17/02/2023

Dates: 03/03/2023 – 03/03/2023

Timings: 10:00 – 12:30

Embracing Talent is an Employability course targeting year 12/14 pupils. It provides participants with an opportunity to develop a range of skills needed for the workplace or preparing for HE/FE. This interactive course has been designed in partnership with Career Ready and Business in the Community, alongside Industry Partners. On this opportunity you will also get the chance to hear from a recent Ulster University graduate and hear first hand about the challenges and opportunities in todays job market!

Embracing Talent is filled with interactive online lectures and presentations as well as challenging online tasks, all designed to foster skills development in pupils. Each lesson also contains an Industry Insight segment featuring a prominent local business person providing their advice for young people.

The key to Embracing Talent is simple; not only do we outline WHICH skills employers are seeking, we tell you HOW you can develop these skills.

During the course you will engage in four lessons.

· Lesson 0: Pre-programme Evaluation,

· Lesson 1: Understanding Who I Am,

· Lesson 2: Time Management & Organisation,

· Lesson 3: Communication & Teamwork.

Upon completion you will be awarded an Ulster University Certificate of Completion. You will then have the opportunity to extend your skillset by completing Part 2 of this course (using our online Schools Outreach Academy) with a further 3 interactive lessons covering:Leadership,Commercial Awareness & Problem Solving and Self Confidence & Adaptability.

When applying, answer the following questions

  • What do you most want to get out of the day?

More about what we do:

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Listening
 Speaking
 Problem Solving
 Creativity
 Staying Positive
 Leadership
 Teamwork

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